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The modern revolution in physics

by Benjamin Crowell

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Published by Light and Matter in Fullerton, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Study and teaching (Secondary),
  • Physics

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementBenjamin Crowell
    SeriesLight and matter series of introductory physics textbooks -- bk. 6, Light and matter series of introductory physics textbooks -- bk. 6.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC30 .C767 2003
    The Physical Object
    Pagination138 p. :
    Number of Pages138
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25539987M
    ISBN 100970467060
    ISBN 109780970467065
    OCLC/WorldCa76893638

    This book is intended as a general introduction to modern physics for science and engineering students. It is written at a level which presurnes a prior tull year’s course in classical physics, and a knowledge of elementary differential and integral calculus. The material discussed here includes probability, relativity, quantum me-.   Aided by personal documents and institutional archives that were closed for decades, this book recounts the development of physics--or, more aptly, science under stress--in Soviet Russia up to World War II. Focusing on Leningrad, center of Soviet physics until the late s, Josephson discusses the impact of scientific, cultural, and political revolution on .

      The Revolution That Didn't Happen 07/18/ pm ET Updated In , a young Austrian physicist by the name of Fritjof Capra published a bestselling book called The Tao of Physics that still can be found on the science shelves of most bookstores. The seminal work by one of the most important thinkers of the twentieth century, Physics and Philosophy is Werner Heisenberg's concise and accessible narrative of the revolution in modern physics, in which he played a towering role. The outgrowth of a celebrated lecture series, this book remains as relevant, provocative, and fascinating as when it was first published in /5(K).

      This book was particularly interesting in that it details the many false steps and missed opportunities along the way, so it's great for getting the . and final stage of the Copernican revolution that had begun in the 16th and 17th centuries under the leadership of men such as Nicolaus Copernicus, Galileo, and Isaac Newton. The Copernican revolution marked the beginnings of modern science. Discoveries in astronomy and physics overturned traditional conceptions of the universe. Earth.


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